Choosing the Right Tablet Stand
Tablet stands make it easier to use your favorite electronic device. These stands drastically increase the functionality and utility of your tablet by freeing up your hands during use. They can also reduce the stress on your neck when reading or watching movies. The right stand can improve your overall user experience by eliminating the glare from overhead lights. The most basic of these products holds your device in one convenient position. Complex models allow you to change the angle and height at which you place your device. If you want a tablet for car navigation, look into tablet car mounts.
Choosing a Tablet Stand for Desks
A variety of products will allow you to mount a tablet on your desk. Most tablet stands have a long, thin, adjustable neck that allows you to move your tablet to a comfortable position. Some models need a bit of setup, requiring you to drill holes and bolt the base to your desk. Others fasten to the edge of your desk with an adjustable clamp. Some require you to use tools like a screwdriver to secure the clamp, while some stands feature easy, tool-free installation. These choices don't typically reduce your working space. If you have enough surface area, you might consider a freestanding mount that doesn't need to be affixed to your table or desk at all. These items usually have a wider base that takes up some space; however, because they don't require installation, they're easy to move from room to room as needed. Once your desk mount is ready to go, consider some productivity enhancing tablet accessories like cases, adapters, and external storage.
How Do I Choose an Adjustable Tablet Stand?
What you should look for in a universal tablet stand depends on the way you intend to use your device. The first thing you need to determine is what kind of adjustability you require. Are you interested in a stand that swivels to the left and right, one that moves up and down, or something that tilts backward and forward? Products with articulating arms tend to allow you to tilt your tablet and move it both horizontally and vertically. These tablet holders are ideal if you use your device for work or businesses purposes. Some feature wide bases so you can place your stand precisely where you want it on the table in front of you. Risers are the most basic of the adjustable products. These simple-to-use options are ideal for propping up your tablet while watching videos. You can usually use iPads and media tablets of varying sizes with products featuring a riser-like design.
B&H Photo and Video has a large selection of tablet mounts and stands for you to consider in your search for added device convenience and functionality.